Truman Days

Truman Week

Aug. 15-19, 2018

Congratulations on your admission to Truman State University! Truman Days is an exciting introduction to the University for new students.

Truman Days creates a smooth transition from high school to college and from your family home to your new Truman home. It starts on Move-In Day for first-year and transfer students on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, and runs through Sunday, Aug. 19. Classes start on Monday, Aug. 20.

Commuters will check-in on Aug. 15 at 2 p.m. in the Kirk Building (go to hallway on first floor).

During Truman Days, you will:

  • check in and move into your residence hall
  • meet faculty, staff, and your fellow students
  • attend events ranging from Residence Hall Meetings to the Majors Welcome
  • join in on fun social and cultural activities, including a picnic on the Quad,  Movie Night in the Student Union Building, Ridiculous Relays at Stokes Stadium and Dawg Fest in Red Barn Park
  • and most important of all, have lots of fun!

View the Truman Days Schedule»


Have Questions

For more information about Truman Days, contact the Center for Academic Excellence at (660) 785-4409.